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19 May, 2018 1:27 AM In Boeing 737 That Crashed In Cuba, 105 Were On Board: Updates

The cause of the plane crash is still unclear,the Mexican transport department said on its website. More than 100 people were killed after a Boeing 737 passenger plane crashed in Cuba on Friday. Three survivors have been rescued and continue to remain in a critical condition, officials and state media said. The aircraft, on a domestic flight to Holguin 270

18 May, 2018 8:36 PM Boeing 737 crashes minutes after takeoff from Cuba's Havana

Local media reports have said that the plane was carrying 104 passengers. A Boeing 737 belonging to Cubana de Aviacion - Cuba's national carrier - crashed moments after it took off from Havana's Jose Marti International Airport on Friday. Media reports quoting eyewitness accounts said that a fire on the plane - carrying 104 passengers - could be seen from the ground 171

6 March, 2018 1:36 AM Google Celebrates 91st Birthday Of Novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez With A Doodle

New Delhi: Affectionately known as 'Gabo', Gabriel Garcia Marquez is considered to be one of the most significant authors of the twentieth century. Google doodle is celebrating Gabo's birthday, one of the primary personalities to popularize magic realism in literature. The Spanish language writer would have turned 91 today. Marquez, who was also a poet, short-story 67

2 February, 2018 7:05 AM Fidel Castro's eldest son 'Fidelito' commits suicide

HAVANA: The eldest son of late Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro, Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart, committed suicide on Thursday aged 68 after being treated for months for depression, Cuban state-run media reported. Castro Diaz-Balart, also known as "Fidelito" because of how much he looked like his father, had initially been hospitalized for depression 70

2 February, 2018 2:02 AM Fidel Castro's son commits suicide: Reports

Castro Junior, 68, also known as "Fidelito" because of how much he looked like his father, had initially been hospitalized for depression and then continued treatment outside of hospital. HAVANA: The son of late Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro, Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart, committed suicide on Thursday after being treated for months for depression 59

2 February, 2018 1:40 AM Fidel Castro's Eldest Son Commits Suicide: Cuban State-Run Media

"Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart, who had been attended by a group of doctors for several months due to a state of profound depression, committed suicide this morning," Cubadebate website said. HAVANA: The son of late Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro, Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart, committed suicide on Thursday after being treated for months for depression 57

19 November, 2017 5:12 PM North Korea’s Foreign Minister to visit Cuba

North Korea’s Foreign Minister is to visit Cuba on Monday in a trip that comes at a time when both Pyongyang and Havana have strained relations with Washington. Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho will meet with his Cuban counterpart Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla and participate in other unspecified activities, according to a brief statement late Saturday from Cuba’s 53

9 September, 2017 2:04 AM Irma lashes Bahamas and Cuba on a path toward Florida

STORM-IRMA/ (WRAPUP 7, PIX, TV):WRAPUP 7-Irma lashes Bahamas and Cuba on a path toward Florida HAVANA, Sept 8 (Reuters) - Hurricane Irma lashed Cuba and the Bahamas as it drove toward Florida on Friday after hitting the eastern Caribbean with its devastatingly high winds, killing 21 people and leaving catastrophic destruction in its wake. As Irma, one of the most powerful 87

7 September, 2017 6:09 AM Hurricane Irma thrashes several Caribbean islands; Florida braces for strike

Hurricane Irma howled past Puerto Rico after thrashing many Caribbean islands with tree-snapping winds and is now on its way to strike Florida. Hurricane Irma, one of the most powerful Atlantic storms in a century, howled past Puerto Rico on Wednesday after thrashing several smaller Caribbean islands with tree-snapping winds, drenching rains and pounding 91

18 June, 2017 9:30 AM Russia criticises U.S. for 'anti-Cuban' approach, says it sides with Cuba

The Russian Foreign Ministry said on Sunday that the “anti-Cuban” actions recently announced by Washington were regrettable and that Moscow confirmed its solidarity with Havana. The Ministry also said that the new approach towards Cuba by the U.S. administration resembles a “Cold war rhetoric". U.S. President Donald Trump had on Friday ordered tighter 53